The USGS is setting its sights high according to a September 5, 2018 report from Newsweek. The United States Geological Survey's research geologist Laszlo Kestay..
Industrial minerals are anything but glamorous. At first mention, most folks conjure up images of sand, limestone, or perhaps clay for bricks...
The 2017-2018 year over year job number indicates that the construction industry is leading the way in new employment, according to the latest figures..
As the most commonly used building material on the planet, concrete's industrial popularity has always made it a prime target for the environmentally conscious "green..
We've previously discussed various ways in which technological innovation is reaching across all sectors of industry. Buckminster Fuller once said, "You never change things by fighting the..
Trying to decide a future career path can be a difficult one. You may not be geared for the office setting, but instead, love being outdoors and working with your hands. The mining industry has..
It seems the construction industry has sauntered along for decades with the basic concepts remaining intact for erecting homes, commercial, or industrial buildings.
Many people get frustrated quickly when gas prices go up. It means higher expenses at the pump whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, and rising gas prices often lead to rising..
You need an operations manager who is able to strongly benefit your company--one who has the necessary traits in order to help ensure success for your operations.
As an operations manager, building and honing your leadership skills is a critical part of your job responsibilities. The better your leadership skills, the better the workers under your command..
A company is as strong as its employees. Leadership is important, but a committed, talented team is what truly leads to success. If you, as the employer, have to spend all your time managing..
Finding the right candidate for available positions at your mining or construction company is an ongoing challenge.
The costs you incur hiring niche management and technical personnel goes well beyond the financial expenses for flying top talent to your operations for an on-site interview. Your time - and..
Applying for new jobs is stressful. It can feel like you're not getting anywhere fast, especially if you never receive feedback. If you want to get your job search on the fast track, just..
When there's an engineering position open that sounds like your dream job, you may find it harder to prepare your resume than usual. Many people agonize over how to detail and format their resume..
Most hiring managers have been there: you have a highly qualified candidate that you've been actively pursuing for an open position. They've been in for an interview or two and passed several..
It can be discouraging looking for a new job in the mining industry as an older worker. Throughout the mining industry, many companies are seeking to hire younger employees in the hopes they can..
In many mining companies and other similar industries, older workers are underrepresented. This leads to a lack of mentors, less experience on job sites, and even lost knowledge and wisdom that..
The mining industry has a serious shortage of employees in their 40's and 50's. In many cases, these individuals are not being hired and often are overlooked in an effort to make room for younger..
When you have concerns about the way things are going at work, from safety threats to performance issues, you want to know that they're going to be handled as professionally as possible.
Your cover letter can make or break your success in applying for a new position. It tends to be the first thing your future employer reads, and only letters that can pique interest and keep..
Resource Erectors is dedicated to providing quality and service to the clients we serve. This commitment is achieved through developing strong relationships with the most experienced, qualified..
There are many reasons why a great resume is crucial for your career. It highlights your skills and expertise as a mining professional while helping you stand out amongst other applicants...
No matter how much engineering experience you may have, going into an interview can always seem a bit intimidating. It’s easy to be short spoken when you’re nervous...